News & Resources

Jul 14

2019

In Project Updates

Lara Prison

Lara Prison The Victorian Government is building a new 1248 bed maximum security prison in the vicinity of the existing prison precinct which includes Barwon Prison, Marngoneet Correctional Centre and Karreenga Annex. Providing a new maximum-security facility is an essential Continue reading

Jul 11

2019

In Project Updates

Melbourne Central Rooftop Development

Melbourne Central Rooftop Development McKenzie Group is pleased to announce our involvement in a new wood and glass commercial office tower known as ‘Frame’ located on top of the Melbourne Central Shopping Centre, which itself sits above a Metro train Continue reading

Jul 10

2019

In Project Updates

New Performing Arts Venue, Queensland

New Performing Arts Venue, Queensland The New Performing Arts Venue comprises of a minimum 1,500 seat theatre to be located at the Playhouse Green, co-located at the Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC) precinct. McKenzie Group are Buidling Surveying and Access Continue reading

Jul 05

2019

In Project Updates

The Exchange, Darling Harbour

The Exchange, Darling Harbour The Exchange, a new building at Darling Harbour, will be a spiralling, light-filled “hive” designed by world renowned Japanese architect, Kengo Kuma.  The Exchange will be a civic space designed to meet Sydney’s growing needs, and Continue reading

Jul 04

2019

In Project Updates

Marrickville Library & Community Hub

Marrickville Library & Community Hub McKenzie Group has partnered with Mirvac to work on the development of a Library & Community Hub on the former site of the  Marrickville Hospital.  Centred around a communal garden space, the development will provide an Continue reading

Jul 02

2019

In Industry Updates

Industry Watch: Professional Indemnity Insurance Response

Professional Indemnity Insurance Response 2 July 2019 While McKenzie Group has Professional Indemnity (PI) insurance policy coverage and protection in place and isn’t impacted by the current cladding exclusions issues, as leaders in our sector, we will continue to push Continue reading

Jun 26

2019

In Industry Updates

NSW Legislation Update: Planning Legislation Amendment Bill 2019

NSW Legislation Update: Planning Legislation Amendment Bill 2019 This amendment clarifies the ability for Occupation Certificate to be issued for part of a building and for part of a partially completed building. This change is needed as the ability to Continue reading

May 24

2019

In General

Latest updates on building permit levy payment to the Victorian Building Authority (VBA)

Commencing the 1 July 2019, there will be changes to the way in which the building permit levy is paid to the Victorian Building Authority (VBA), with Building Surveyors required to obtain a building permit number (BPN) from the VBA Continue reading

Apr 26

2019

In Industry Updates

Legislation and Technical Update

Legislation and Technical Update There will be significant changes made to the NCC in 2019. The following key dates are below: Preview released                                    Continue reading

Apr 26

2019

In Articles

Combustible Cladding

Combustible Cladding McKenzie Group provides trusted advice to building owners regarding combustible cladding and assists in meeting respective legislation in each state. In Queensland we have completed the Part 1 registration process for a number of our clients. The legislative Continue reading